May 1, 2019 Tech Briefs - May 2019 - Vol. 43 No. 5 Here are links to this issue's Features, Tech Briefs, Products and more. You can download the complete issue, LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Don't have an account? Sign up here. Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Inside this issue Supplements Features Articles A Guide to Collaborative Robot Safety Products of Tomorrow: May 2019 The Inside Story of Pico's 9400 SXRTO Application Briefs Additive Manufacturing Helps Soldiers Get Parts Faster Miniature Bearings Play a Major Role in Mars 2020 Mission Q&A Q&A: NASA's Dr. Mahmooda Sultana Makes Multifunctional Sensors 5 Ws 5 Ws of Foldable Mechanical Devices Facility Focus Facility Focus: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center NASA Spinoff LED Lighting Improves Efficiency and Imaging Technology Leaders Changing the Automation Conversation Tech Briefs Materials Metamaterial Mirror Reflects Sound Waves in Any Direction Material Could Make Plastic Manufacturing More Energy-Efficient Coating Prevents Fogging on Transparent Surfaces Transparent, Self-Healing Electronic Skin Software Machine Learning Tool Computes Flow Around Interactively Designable 3D Objects Fast and Accurate Simulation of Manufactured Parts with Defects Software Could Help Prevent Arrhythmic Heart Disease Technique Reverse-Engineers Complex 3D CAD Models Manufacturing & Prototyping Rhombohedron Epitaxial Growth with Molten Target Sputtering (MTS) at 500 °C Substrate Temperature 3D Printer Uses Rays of Light to Shape Objects Electron Beam Heating and Atomic Restructuring of Sapphire Surfaces Method Shrinks Objects to the Nanoscale Test & Measurement In-Situ Characterization and Inspection of Additive Manufacturing Deposits Using Transient Infrared Thermography Measurement Method for Radioactive Methane Radiometric Temperature Measurement Using a DLP-Based Pyrometer S-Curve Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer Electronics & Computers Bendable Electronic Paper Displays a Range of Colors Waterproof Graphene Electronic Circuits High-Performance, Current-Steering Digital-to-Analog Converter Singlet-Based Magnet for Enhanced Data Storage Medium-Frequency Transformer Transitions from AC to DC Products Products New on the Market: May 2019 Product of the Month: May 2019 Tech Briefs Photonics & Imaging Technology Briefs Novel Techniques Trick Object Detection Systems Pocket-Sized Imaging Device Improves Accuracy Of Epidural Placement Detect Ultra Rare Proteins in Blood Using a Cellphone Camera Tiny Optical Elements Could One Day Replace Traditional Refractive Lenses Researchers Create Smartphone System to Test for Lead in Water Applications Improving Vehicle Fuel Economy with ADAS Lighting the Gas Monkey Garage Articles Industrial Blue Lasers An Introduction to Time of Flight Imaging Advances in Laser Welding Technology Live Cell Imaging Using Holotomography Products New Products: May 2019 Photonics & Imaging Technology View the discussion thread.